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Cast of ‘When They See Us’ On The Real Central Park 5 & Working With Ava DuVernay

Congratulations to Jharrell Jerome, who won the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie award at last night’s Primetime Emmy ceremony for his role in ‘When They See Us’! We are reposting this May 2019 article in acknowledgement of his win and the superior four-part Netflix series, which earned a whopping 16 Primetime Emmy nominations.

Ava DuVernay, Gayle King, Kofi Sirboe and Others Attend “Summer of OWN” Cocktail Party [PHOTOS]

Stars turn out for Summer of OWN Cocktail Party at Legacy Kitchen’s Craft Tavern in New Orleans on Saturday, July 6 2019.

Famed Director John Singleton in a Coma Following Major Stroke

Famed Director John Singleton in a Coma Following Major Stroke

Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, 51, suffered a major stroke last week, CNN reports. The…

Ava DuVernay Opposes Steven Spielberg’s Plan to Block Netflix From Oscars

Spielberg is campaigning to prevent Netflix from being eligible for future Academy Awards, a move DuVernay vehemently opposes.

Ava DuVernay Shares Date for Her Central Park Five Netflix Series

DuVernay has announced the release date for Netflix original, ‘When They See Us.’

‘#TellBlackStories’ Podcast to Feature Ava DuVernay & Others

The podcast will focus on groundbreaking topics facing Black America today.

Ava DuVernay and Others Support Kaepernick During Super Bowl LIII

Ava DuVernay and Others Support Kaepernick During Super Bowl LIII

Steph Curry, Angela Davis and others were among those that spoke up for Kap during the NFL’s big night.

Ava DuVernay Directing Prince Documentary for Netflix

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay has tackled everything from the March on Selma to the American prison…

Ntozake Shange, Author of ‘For Colored Girls,’ Dies at 70

Ntozake Shange, a Black feminist poet and playwright, known most notably for her 1976 Tony…